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Great Place to See the Northern Lights!

We only came to Uttakleiv beach at night, when we were chasing the Northern Lights. The first night... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2019
liv_ferguson
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Best beach in norway

Don't miss this spot, it is the must beautiful beach we have seen in norway. The combination... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
M_Maccabi
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Uttakleivveien 238 | Drive to the End of the Road, Leknes 8370, Norway
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This formerly beautiful and almost untouched spot has been destroyed in attempt to please tourists. We only miss a souvenir shop on the beach now, together with a restaurant. Why couldn't this beautiful spot have been allowed to remain pristine?

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Torbjörn M
Reviewed February 11, 2019

We only came to Uttakleiv beach at night, when we were chasing the Northern Lights. The first night we came here, it was freezing cold and super windy, but we saw some of the lights and it was wonderful. We came here a second night,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank liv_ferguson
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Don't miss this spot, it is the must beautiful beach we have seen in norway. The combination between the grass, sea, sand and mountains is amazing.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank M_Maccabi
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Fantastic area for photography. Also great place to picnic. Maintained by the local people and it shows their pride in the way it is maintained and designed.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank O9500LXdebbies
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

This is the only nature attraction in Norway that I have to pay for parking/entrance fee. Yes, it is beautiful with the ocean waves and mountains as the backdrop, but you also have to drive thru a part of gravel road before reaching destination. There...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Forevermui
Reviewed September 3, 2018

One of the best beaches in the Lofoten along with Kvalvika ... But this one can be easily reached by car. Really stunning landscape, quiet as it's a really large beach, perfect place to see the sunset, sheeps all around. Plus it's possible to hike...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AcidBulbasaur
Reviewed August 26, 2018

You have to pay for a parking spot which you dont have to do on a nearby Haukland beach. There is several picnic tables and fire pits. Nice sunset views, clear water, white sand and friendly sheeps. :) Another beach worth a visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank evicz
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Another wonderful Norwegian beach, not as crowded, with lots of friendly sheep wandering around along with the locals and tourists. Would really like to come back in a quieter month (not July!).

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SharnRol2018
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Although there is a parking charge, which there isn’t at Haukland Beach, if you plan to camp this is your beach. Lovely flat areas for your tent, picnic tables and fire pits/barbecues. But more importantly it has toilets, fresh water and a washing up station....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dearmans
Reviewed July 16, 2018

An idyllic place. beautifully organized. A diamond among emeralds. A must! This is just a lovley place you got to see.

Date of experience: June 2018
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